RPF Constable CBT 1 Result 2023: Check Steps To DownloadFebruary 21, 2023
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Railway Protection Force Constable Computer-based Test is conducted to recruit eligible male and female Railway Protection Force (RPF) and Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) Constables in the Indian Railways. The meritorious aspirants are hired based on their performance in different selection rounds (see below).
Candidates who have cleared 10th or Matric in any stream from a recognised board are eligible to apply for the RPF Constable Exam. The RPF Constable selection process comprises three stages. Candidates must clear all the stages to qualify for the appointment to the position. The exam will be conducted in a centralised manner. However, recruitment is entirely based on various railway zones.
Candidates can go through the table below to get an overview of the examination:
|Exam Name||RPF Constable Exam|
|Conducting Body||Ministry of Railways|
|Exam Frequency||Once a Year|
|Exam Duration||90 minutes|
|Exam Medium||Hindi, English, Urdu, Tamil, Telugu, Konkani, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Odia, Punjabi, Assamese and Manipuri.|
|Exam Fees||General Category – INR 500/-
Other Categories – INR 250/-
Keep an eye on this page to keep track of the latest updates and news provided by the authorities on RPF Constable CBT 1.
The RPF Constable CBT 1 2023 notification is yet to be released. Candidates can refer to the previous year’s notification to get an idea of the exam trends:
RPF Constable CBT 1 Notification
Candidates can go through the below table to keep track of the upcoming RPF Constable CBT 1 exam events:
|Exam Events||Tentative Dates|
|Release of the Notification||October 2023 (Tentative)|
|Beginning of Online Registration||October 2023 (Tentative)|
|Last Date for Registration||November 2023 (Tentative)|
|Last Date for Fee Payment||November 2023 (Tentative)|
|CBT 1 Exam||December/January 2024 (Tentative)|
|Result of CBT||February 2024 (Tentative)|
To know the finalised dates, click on the below link:
RPF Constable CBT 1 2023 Exam Events
The RPF constable notification will be released soon.
Hence the actual number of vacancies will be announced along with the notification on the official website. Previously, RPF announced the following vacancies, and the number for the upcoming posts is likely to be the same. Take a look:
|Group A – SR, SWR and SCR||804||927|
|Group B – CR, WR, WCR and SECR||440||712|
|Group C – ER, ECR, SER and ECor||1,287||1,391|
|Group D – NR, NER, NWR and NCR||1,046||1,006|
|Group E – NFR||660||180|
|Group F – RPSF||666||–|
The authorities will finalise the RPF salary structure soon and release the same on the official website. The RPF Constable salary differs for Class X, Y, and Z cities. The detailed RPF Constable Salary Structure for each of the groups are as given below:
|Particulars||RPF Constable Salary In Class X Cities||RPF Constable Salary In Class Y Cities||RPF Constable Salary In Class Z Cities|
|Basic Salary||₹ 21,700||₹ 21,700||₹ 21,700|
|House Rent Allowance (HRA) – 24%||₹ 5,208||₹ 3,472||₹ 1,734|
|Dearness Allowance (DA) – 4%||₹ 868||₹ 868||₹ 868|
|Transport Allowance (TA)||₹ 3,600||₹ 3,600||₹ 3,600|
|Gross Salary||₹ 31,270||₹ 29,636||₹ 27,902|
The authorities will release the eligibility criteria along with the information brochure on the official website. Candidates willing to appear for the exam must fulfil the eligibility requirements before submitting the application form to avoid disqualification. Refer to the data mentioned below to know the eligibility criteria:
The candidates’ age must be between 18 and 25 years.
To know the complete eligibility criteria click on the below link:
RPF Constable CBT 1 Eligibility Criteria 2023
The exam conducting authorities will release the application form on the official website. Candidates appearing for the exam must submit the application form before the last submission date to avoid rejection. The authorities will release the admit card based on the information mentioned in the application form; hence candidates must provide accurate information. After filling out the application form, candidates must submit the application fee based on their category.
To know the steps to submit the application, refer to the link below:
RPF Constable CBT 1 2023 Application Form
The authorities will release the exam centres list on the official website. Candidates can go through the below list to refer to the previous years’ exam centres to have an idea:
To access the complete list click on the below link:
RPF Constable CBT 1 2023 Exam Centre
The following table provides the RPF Constable CBT 1 2023 exam pattern details
|Subjects||Logical Reasoning, Analytical, Reasoning, Verbal Ability Quantitative Aptitude|
|Exam Duration||90 Minutes|
|Total Marks||120 Marks|
|Total Questions||120 Questions|
|Negative Marking||1/3 Marks|
|Mediums||English, Hindi and Regional Languages|
Click on the below link to know the marking scheme:
RPF Constable CBT 1 2023 Exam Pattern
The authorities will release the RPF Constable CBT 1 syllabus along with the notification on the official website. Candidates appearing for the exam must know the study plan, including the syllabus. This will help candidates prepare for the exam effectively. The CBT 1 syllabus is divided into 3 subjects, i.e., General Awareness, Arithmetic and General Intelligence & Reasoning.
To know the detailed syllabus, click on the below link:
RPF Constable CBT 1 Syllabus 2023
Candidates can follow the below-mentioned tips to improve their preparations for the exam:
To know how the tips mentioned above are effective, click on the below link:
RPF Constable CBT 1 Preparation Tips
Follow the below-mentioned steps to download the admit card:
To know the list of details mentioned in the admit card, refer to the link given below:
RPF Constable CBT 1 Admit Card 2023
Candidates appearing for the exam can improve their preparation by going through the previous years’ question papers. These papers help candidates understand the marking scheme, frequently asked questions, question weightage and important topics. Solving these papers can also help candidates improve their time management and problem-solving skills.
Click on the below link to access the answer key:
RPF Constable CBT 1 2023 Answer Key
Indian Railways will release the RPF Constable 2023 result on its official website. The exam conducting authority releases the results around one month after the conclusion of the exam. The results will mention the candidate’s roll number eligible for the physical/medical test.
Click on the below link to know the steps to access the results:
RPF Constable 2023 result
The authorities will release the RPF Constable cut-off on the official website. Candidates must secure the minimum required marks to be eligible to qualify for the next stage. Apart from the marks secured by the candidates various, the following are the other factors that determine the cut-off:
To access the expected cut-off, click on the below link:
RPF Constable CBT 1 Cut-off
The following are some of the most frequently asked questions on the RPF Constable 2023 exam:
Q.1: Where will the authorities release the RPF Constable recruitment 2023 notification?
Ans: The RPF Constable recruitment 2023 notification will be released soon on the official website, added above.
Q.2: What is the required age limit for the RPF Constable Exam?
Ans: Candidates’ age must fall between 18 and 25 years.
Q.3: What is the minimum qualification required to be eligible for the RPF Constable exam?
Ans: Candidates must clear SSLC/Matric from a recognised board.
Q.4: What is the RPF Constable application fee?
Ans: RPF Constable application fee for general candidates is INR 500 and INR 250 for the other categories.
Q.5: How many languages will the RPF Constable exam be conducted in?
Ans: The RPF Constable exam is conducted in 15 languages.
We hope the above article has answered all your doubts and queries. Embibe wishes you good luck and all the best.
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